Reports Report 4322an (Event 4322-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4322-2016
Observer
NameEric M
Experience Level2/5
Remarkstrajectory appeared curved, starting out nearly horizontal and curving down slightly as it traveled across the sky.
Location
AddressBurbank, CA
Latitude34° 9' 27.51'' N (34.16°)
Longitude 118° 18' 20.66'' W (-118.31°)
Elevation145.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-11-05 21:50 PST
UT Date & Time2016-11-06 03:50 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle107°
Moving
Facing azimuth30°
First azimuth2.81°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth50.11°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksMeteor looked like a point source, very bright, flashed brighter just as it fragmented into two or three points and quickly faded out.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksMeteor looked like a point source, very bright, flashed brighter just as it fragmented into two or three points and quickly faded out. One large fragment seemed to angle towards the horizon, i.e., at a steeper angle than the original track of the fireball.